Requisition Number: 8414 HSEKEEP 001
Job Title: Housekeeper
City: Farmington
State: PA
Salary Range: N/A

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Description/Job Summary

A family in Belle Vernon and Farmington, Pennsylvania are seeking a full time experienced Housekeeper to assist in the daily cleaning, care, and service of their properties. You will be working alongside two other housekeepers.
 The ideal candidate should be extremely detail-oriented, have strong knowledge of deep cleaning services in addition to primary housekeeping duties, and a proactive attitude towards keeping the properties in pristine order. Besides comprehensive housekeeping duties, the candidate will be able to assist in the overall running of the household, answering the door and receiving packages as well as keeping inventories up to date.
Experience with the slack app and Google docs is a plus.

Responsibilities/Duties

  • Reports to the Lead Housekeeper and Director of Residences
  • Cleans the main house, guests houses, and other nearby properties 
  • Ability to perform museum-quality cleaning with proficiency in special surfaces (wood, glass, leather, antiques, silver, etc.)
  • Organizes personal items and closets as directed
  • Handles dry cleaning needs
  • Laundry and ironing
  • Inventories, orders, and stocks the laundry room, medications, and pantry with all needed equipment and supplies per guidelines provided
  • Changes bedding and make beds as directed.
  • Replenishes supplies such as drinking glasses, linens, writing supplies, and bathroom items
  • Gathers and empties trash bins
  • Cleans furniture and fixtures as directed while using only approved products
  • Dust furniture, walls, machinery, and equipment
  • Carries linens, towels, toilet items, and cleaning supplies, among other things as required
  • Washes dishes and cleans the kitchen
  • Willingness to run routine errands such as dry cleaners, groceries, etc.
  • All other housekeeping tasks as requested
  • Additional Housekeeper responsibilities and duties as needed and requested by the Director of Residences

Required Skills

  • Superior organization skills and willingness to go above and beyond in all aspects of the job
  • Polished, poised and professional in both mindset and manor; use of utmost discretion at all times. Positive Attitude
  • Strong command of English language; outstanding communication skills both written and verbal
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Exceptional organizational skills and dedication to responsibilities; willing and able to take direction well
  • Thorough knowledge of deep household cleaning, laundry, and organization

Required Experience


  • Excellent references required from both current and previous employers
  • Minimum 5+ years of experience working in a private home REQUIRED

Required Qualifications

  • Legally able to work in the United States
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check: criminal/financial
  • Willing to participate in random and pre-employment drug testing
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Flexibility in scheduling with the willingness to work additional hours as needed
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84 Lumber Company is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.